Red Tape

Edmond Barrett was once just a boring, by the book Scotland Yard inspector. His idea of fun is drinking tea and watching cricket. Loves sports, hates parties. Thanks to his fantasting upbringing, he gets invited to both. He met Kitty Clarendon at a fund-raising benefit for a youth athletic club. Edmond was a former member of the …

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Gilty Pleasure

Kitty was a world-class fencing champion for the UK. She was raised in a family of old money. A serious adventure junkie. She was always a bad influence and instigator, provoking people into acts they normally wouldn’t; she relished in it. She met Edmond Barrett at a fund-raising benefit for a youth athletic club. Edmond was a …

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Frost Hollow

Eunice Frost was once one of the worlds greatest explorers. She has lead explorations across seas and up the tallest mountains; she has braved scorching deserts and rebuffed the frozen arctic. A little known secret to her success was that was no ordinary woman. Eunice had the ability to replicate and control any like elements …

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“The King of Sweden”

The King of Sweden’s a real Prince Charming. The validity of his royal titles are seriously in doubt. Like his cohorts, Minnie the Moocher and A Bloke Named Smokey, he’s an extremely skilled con. Prior to his days amongst the royal court, he played upright bass in an African-American Harlem jazz band, moonlighted as a Russian playwright …

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A Bloke Named Smokey

Now, A Bloke Named Smokey is a real big pusher-man. The Smoke Daddy. Like a fog real heavy, he closin’ down the streets, daddio. The Smoke Daddy, he’s lining his pockets. A well to do man of ill repute might treat a girl like Minnie real sweet. This fog he can secrete (“Haze”) is a …

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Minnie the Moocher

Minnie The Moocher is actually Lena Lunceford. Lena was a bit of a party girl; a sensuality to match her fiery red hair which isn’t so important except to say she was red hot mama. She’d be the kinda girl who’d get good men in trouble, if she didn’t find so much of it for …

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The Bombshells

Three sisters, daughters of an Australian allied forces pilot who had witnessed first hand the death of The Red Baron. Their father continued his career, becoming a very respected pilot. Their dad even became quite good friends with quirky aeronautics enthusiast Howard Hughes, all before retiring to Pacific City, Australia. This love for flying, was …

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Die Schimare I

In hopes to stem the tide against the Allied Forces and their growing use of science heroes, The Nazis began investigating genetics and technology in order to find, create or replicate science heroes. One of those Programs was the Schimare Infantryware programme. Run by Alfons Witt and his genius, industrialist son, Grendel Witt. Inspired by …

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Mint Julep

In her mind, Sylvie Martens would have been one of the best models in the world if it hadn’t been for Rainier Cherry. The truth’s a little less rose-coloured. Sylvie always loved roses. Her career never hit super-stardom, but Sylvie managed to make a modest living, supplemented by her buffet of rich suitors. She would …

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Skullduggery

Templeton was always a cruel boy. He delighted in making good girls squirm. This reputation lasted him through university where the “Young Master Grim” was known as a tormentor, both in his gothic affinity, and his devilishly manipulative charm. The young lad tired of his tricks, and school, and left to go overseas where he …

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Skeleton Key

Annabel Potter was born to a tenured history professor and self-accusing occult nut. This made him a black sheep amongst his colleagues, but a darling to his daughter. She certainly absorbed his zeal for the dark, unexplained and horrific. The two were inseparable, much to the chagrin of Annabel’s mother who was mortified at the wretched …

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Bone Box

The circumstance of aristocrat Ambrose Telfair’s youth is mostly irrelevant. It’s not until his exploits as an “archaeologist” and thrill seeker—see unabashed tomb robber—that he merits mention. Beyond his nefarious deeds plundering priceless artefacts for his own enjoyment, he cut a bloody rivalry with two other raiders, Annabel Potter and Templeton Grimes. These three fancied stealing from …

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